Shaun Pieter Clamp is a graduate of Rhodes University, holding a BA in English, Philosophy and Law, and a BA(Hons) in Philosophy, for which he received the DCS Oosthuizen Prize. He was the co-editor of Aerial 2018, an annual ISEA writing class anthology. In 2019, he was the co-editor of Abantu: Our Zine, an art and literary zine published through Instagram (@abantu.our.zine). His writing has been published in New Contrast, Aerial, Coming Home: Poems of the Grahamstown Diaspora and most recently, in Agbowó Magazine.
He is Poetry Co-Editor of the South African based literary journal, Hotazel Review (hotazelreviewlit.org)
Shaun Pieter Clamp is Rights Manager for the Alan Paton Will Trust and can be contacted in this regard.
QUERY SUBMISSION GUIDELINES FOR AUTHORS
Shaun is currently closed to submissions.
In order to be considered for representation with Shaun Pieter Clamp, to top publishers, authors need to query with the following, to his email address:
1. A Query Letter (including a Short Bio of the author, at end).
2. 500 word Synopsis of the manuscript.
3. First 3 Pages of the manuscript (please do not send more than 3 pages with the initial query).
We may, thereafter, request a partial (first 3 chapters) from the author.
Please allow time for us to consider your query, at least 2 weeks, before your follow up (we receive an inordinate amount of queries each month).
Where we will endeavor to respond with our decision, we will not provide any feedback, and our response comes by way of a form letter.